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Butterfly gardening : the North American Butterfly Association guide / Jane Hurwitz.

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brownstown PL - Brownstown 638.5789 H967 (Text) 79361000108120 Adult Nonfiction - Gardening, House & Home Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 638.5789 HURWITZ (Text) 32826014147813 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780691170343
  • ISBN: 0691170347
  • Physical Description: 288 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes (pages 278-288).
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. The basics of butterfly gardening: Getting started ; Butterfly basics ; Caterpillar cuisine ; Butterfly banquet -- part II. Butterfly gardening by region : NABA members suggest butterfly gardening plants: Challenges of a cool climate : Pacific Northwest butterfly gardens ; Butterfly gardening with trees : eastern deciduous forest ; Prairie-plant inspired butterfly gardens : the grasslands ; Planting with purpose : the central monarch flyaway ; Year-round opportunity : butterfly gardening in Florida ; Water-saving butterfly gardens : the Western states -- Plant inventory -- Butterfly scientific and common names.
Summary, etc.:
Creating habitats that support butterflies will connect you with some of the most beautiful creatures in the natural world-- and bring new levels of joy to your gardening. Hurwitz shows you how to choose and cultivate plants that will attract a range of butterflies, while sustaining them through their life cycles. She includes information for various types of climates, as well as helping your identify the butterflies you attract.
Subject: Butterflies, culture.
Butterfly farming.
Butterfly gardening > North America.

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